14 days in France Itinerary

14 days in France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nice
— 2 nights
2
Aix-en-Provence
— 2 nights
3
Mont-Saint-Michel
— 1 night
4
Bayeux
— 2 nights
5
Rouen
— 2 nights
6
Paris
— 3 nights

2
nights
Nice

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
When in Nice, make a side trip to see Massif de l'Esterel in Agay, approximately Agay away. The adventure continues: stop by Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Nice day trip planning site.

New York City, USA to Nice is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Nice. September in Nice sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Nice

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Massif de l'Esterel, Le Nomade
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then contemplate the long history of Paul Cezanne’s Studio, then get outside with Route des Cretes, and finally find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, then have some family-friendly fun at Laser game Evolution, then see the interesting displays at Musee Granet, and finally take a stroll through Cours Mirabeau.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Aix-en-Provence trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Aix-en-Provence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Aix-en-Provence sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

La Ciotat, Laser game Evolution, Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
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Route des Cretes ©
Route des Cretes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, make a trip to Tour du Nord, then make a trip to Terrasse de l'Ouest, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mont Saint-Michel.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Mont-Saint-Michel trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Aix-en-Provence to Mont-Saint-Michel takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September, Mont-Saint-Michel is slightly colder than Aix-en-Provence - with highs of 69°F and lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James ©

2
nights
Bayeux

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux, stroll the grounds of Bayeux War Cemetery, and then stroll the grounds of Normandy American Cemetery. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetières Militaires, then stroll the grounds of Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Bayeux trip planner.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Bayeux by train takes about 4 hours. September in Bayeux sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Cimetières Militaires, Normandy American Cemetery, Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant, Beny-sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery
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Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
 Bayeux War Cemetery
Bayeux War Cemetery

2
nights
Rouen

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Fondation Claude Monet, then admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, and then admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Keep things going the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Veloroute du Lin and then take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois Guillbert.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rouen travel planning site.

Traveling by car from Bayeux to Rouen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Rouen can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Rouen

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Veloroute du Lin, Fondation Claude Monet, Le Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois Guillbert
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Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

3
nights
Paris

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Montmartre, don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum, and explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Paris tour planner.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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